([September] 2002)

DC, 2002 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
24.95 USD; 40.95 CAD
Pages
104
On-sale Date
2002-07-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
1-56389-897-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941234458 00111
Editing
Mark Chiarello (editor); Valerie D'Orazio (assistant editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Graphic Novel

Catwoman: Selina's Big Score (Table of Contents)

Catwoman / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Darwyn Cooke
Inks
Darwyn Cooke
Colors
Darwyn Cooke

Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Selina Kyle [Catwoman]
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Catwoman: Selina's Big Score (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Darwyn Cooke
Inks
Darwyn Cooke
Letters
Darwyn Cooke; typeset

Characters
Selina Kyle
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Indexer Notes

Title page with credits on reverse

Book One: Selina (Table of Contents: 2)

Catwoman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Pencils
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Inks
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Darwyn Cooke (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I suppose I should start with the fact that I'm dead.
Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Leonard "Swifty" Burgess; Chantel; Frank Falcone; Stark (introduction; in flashback); Kong (Falcone's henchman)
Synopsis
After a job in Morocco doesn't pan out, Selina returns to Gotham to find a big score. A colleague, Swifty, puts her in touch with Chantel, the companion of local mob boss Frank Falcone. Chantel overhead Falcone talking about a heroin deal with Canadian criminals. The deal involves 24 million dollars in dirty money transported via train to Canada. Selina decides the heist is attractive, but too big for a solo job. She decides to put together a team.
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Keywords
Gotham City; Morocco; Swifty's Pawn Shop

Indexer Notes

Both Catwoman and Selina Kyle are generally believed to be dead at the time of this story. Catwoman appears primarily as Selina Kyle.

This chapter takes place shortly before the events of the "Trail of the Catwoman" story in Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #759-762.

Frank Falcone is stated to be a member of the Falcone crime family, but his exact relationship to the family is unspecified.

Book Two: Stark (Table of Contents: 3)

Catwoman / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Pencils
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Inks
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Darwyn Cooke (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They say that Miami is full of old people and gangsters.
Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Stark; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Leonard "Swifty" Burgess; Chantel; Jeff; Frank Falcone
Synopsis
Selina meets up with her old mentor Stark in Miami and convinces him join her on the heist. Chantel acquires the train route and schedule. Selina learns that Slam Bradley has been investigating her death. Selina meets Stark in Vegas, where he introduces her to Jeff. Jeff is recruited and comes up with a means to board the train. Selina proposes a plan to get off the train with the money. Falcone learns that Chantel has been spying on him and confronts her.
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Keywords
Bradley Investigations; casino; Death Valley; Gotham City; hotel; Lake Tahoe; Las Vegas; Miami Beach; Swifty's Pawn Shop

Indexer Notes

The events of the "Trail of the Catwoman" story in Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #759-762 take place during this chapter.

Book Three: Slam (Table of Contents: 4)

Catwoman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Pencils
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Inks
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Darwyn Cooke (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was a dark and stormy night.
Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Slam Bradley; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Leonard "Swifty" Burgess; Chantel (dies); Frank Falcone; Henri LaPerier; jean-Marc; Jeff; Stark
Synopsis
Slam Bradley is trying to figure out what Selina is up to. He stakes out Swifty's Pawn Shop, and spots and identifies Chantel. Selina and Swifty get away. Slam decides to track down Chantel to see if she's connected. He finds her as Falcone is about to kill her, having tortured the heist plans from her. Slam kills Falcone's men, then beats Falcone till he learns what Falcone knows of the heist, and that Falcone has tipped off the train and the Canadian heroin dealer, LaPerier. He talks a sea plane pilot into flying him to the border. Meanwhile, LaPerier intercepts Swifty at the border.
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Keywords
boat; diamond robbery; Gotham City; heist; sea plane; Swifty's Pawn Shop; train; train robbery

Book Four: Score (Table of Contents: 5)

Catwoman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Pencils
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Inks
Darwyn Cooke (credited)
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth (credited)
Letters
Darwyn Cooke (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All the planning, all the setup, is behind us.
Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Stark (dies); Jeff (dies); Kong; Leonard "Swifty" Burgess (dies); Henri LaPerier (dies); Slam Bradley; Jean-Marc (dies)
Synopsis
Selina, Stark, and Jeff board the train, take out the guards, and escape the train with the money. Swifty picks them up, but unknown to them LaPerier is on the boat with Swifty. LaPerier kills Jeff and then Swifty. Slam's plane buzzes the boat before LaPerier can kill Selina or Stark, who use the distraction to escape. LaPerier turns the boat back to the cove where Jean-Marc is waiting as the plane lands there. Jean-Marc kills the pilot, but is killed by Slam. Selina and Starkreboard the boat and confront LaPerier. Stark and LaPerier kill each other. Selina gets away with the score.
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Keywords
boat; border; heist; sea plane; St. Laurence River; train; train robbery

Gallery (Table of Contents: 6)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Darwyn Cooke (credited) (signed as Darwyn)
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Text piece by Cooke introducing the Gallery.

[Mike Mignola Pinup] (Table of Contents: 7)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Mignola (credited) (signed as Mignola)
Inks
Mike Mignola (credited) (signed as Mignola)
Colors
Mike Mignola ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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[Michael Allred Pinup] (Table of Contents: 8)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Allred (credited as Michael Allred) (signed as Allred M.D.)
Inks
Mike Allred (credited as Michael Allred) (signed as Allred M.D.)
Colors
Mike Allred ? (signed as Allred M.D.)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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[Shane Glines Pinup] (Table of Contents: 9)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Shane Glines (credited) (signed as Shane)
Inks
Shane Glines (credited) (signed as Shane)
Colors
Shane Glines ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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[Kevin Nowlan Pinup] (Table of Contents: 10)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kevin Nowlan (credited) (signed as Kevin Nowlan)
Inks
Kevin Nowlan (credited) (signed as Kevin Nowlan)
Colors
Kevin Nowlan ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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[Adam Hughes Pinup] (Table of Contents: 11)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Adam Hughes (credited) (signed as AH!)
Inks
Adam Hughes (credited) (signed as AH!)
Colors
Adam Hughes ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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[Daniel Torres Pinup] (Table of Contents: 12)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Daniel Torres (credited)
Inks
Daniel Torres (credited)
Colors
Daniel Torres

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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[Jaime Hernandez Pinup] (Table of Contents: 13)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jaime Hernandez (credited) (signed as Xaime)
Inks
Jaime Hernandez (credited) (signed as Xaime)
Colors
Jaime Hernandez ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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[Jim Steranko Pinup] (Table of Contents: 14)

Catwoman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Steranko (credited as Steranko) (signed as Steranko)
Inks
Jim Steranko (credited as Steranko) (signed as Steranko)
Colors
Jim Steranko ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
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Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Catwoman: Selina's Big Score
    Catwoman
  2. 1. Catwoman: Selina's Big Score
  3. 2. Book One: Selina
    Catwoman
  4. 3. Book Two: Stark
    Catwoman
  5. 4. Book Three: Slam
    Catwoman
  6. 5. Book Four: Score
    Catwoman
  7. 6. Gallery
  8. 7. [Mike Mignola Pinup]
    Catwoman
  9. 8. [Michael Allred Pinup]
    Catwoman
  10. 9. [Shane Glines Pinup]
    Catwoman
  11. 10. [Kevin Nowlan Pinup]
    Catwoman
  12. 11. [Adam Hughes Pinup]
    Catwoman
  13. 12. [Daniel Torres Pinup]
    Catwoman
  14. 13. [Jaime Hernandez Pinup]
    Catwoman
  15. 14. [Jim Steranko Pinup]
    Catwoman
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